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curiosa

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noun plural cu·ri·o·sa \ˌkyu̇r-ē-ˈō-sə, -ˈō-zə\

Definition of curiosa

  1. :  curiosities, rarities; especially :  unusual or erotic books



Origin of curiosa

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of curiosus


First Known Use: 1883

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